• I Didn't Think About My Baby When I Gave Birth

    10 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Some people make plans for birth. They pick meaningful music, write encouraging words on notecards, and meticulously pack their hospital bag. I was not one of those people.
    Some people think about their baby during birth. Their baby is their motivation, their source of energy and strength. They think about seeing their baby's perfect little face and chubby hands as they bring their baby into the world. I was not one of those people.
    Sure, I hired a doula and threw some things in a bag, but I didn't really prepare for birth. And, I didn't think about my baby while giving birth. I basically...
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